Meaning and name origin
Azaria \a-za-ria\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Azaria), is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Azaria is "helped by God". From the male biblical name Azariah. Used occasionally in England from the 17th century, probably in honor of the biblical prophet who recalled King Asa to a proper observance of religion. The name is borne by a number of minor male characters in the Bible. The -a ending makes it suitable for a girl's name in the modern English-speaking world.
For more information, see also the related girl name Azalia.
There is 1 masculine form of Azaria: Azariah.
Azaria is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Azaria for girls. Azaria reached its highest rank of #873 in the U.S. in 2012. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Azaria and related names. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Azaria (#927) and Azariah (#954). (2014 statistics).